Ultimate Tanzanian safari
Destinations Destinations
Serengeti, Ngorongoro Crater, Tarangire National Park, Arusha
Activity Activity
Nature & Wildlife, Culture & History, Photography, National Parks, Overland
Physical Level Physical Level
Easy

Start your trip in Arusha with a cultural tour to the villages of the Masai or Meru people, learning more about these semi-nomadic tribes. From here, transfer to the Serengeti Plains for some of Africa’s premier wildlife watching. Overnight in the Seronera area, making sure to take in the wildlife drinking around the Seronera R|iver, before searching for lion prides and leopards. Next, drive to the Ngorongoro Crater for game drives and its huge array of predators, before ending in the swamplands of Tarangire, where you can search for elephants and marvel at the other-worldly baobab trees.

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Take a cultural tour with the Masai or Meru peoples
Arusha

Take a cultural tour with the Masai or Meru peoples

Immerse yourself in local culture with a visit to a traditional village, witnessing daily life and learning more about the lives and history of these semi-nomadic people.

Witness the Serengeti migration
Serengeti

Witness the Serengeti migration

The vast Serengeti is home to one of the biggest lion populations in Africa. It’s where the Great Migration starts and is Tanzania’s oldest national park.

Spend a day in Ngorongoro’s volcanic crater looking for wildlife
Ngorongoro Crater

Spend a day in Ngorongoro’s volcanic crater looking for wildlife

Ngorongoro’s crater floor is home to a range of animals, including elephants, rhinos, leopards and many lions. Look out for the pink flamingos at Lake Magadi.

Search for elephants in Tarangire National Park
Tarangire National Park

Search for elephants in Tarangire National Park

Tanzania’s sixth largest National Park is home to the largest elephant population in Northern Tanzania. Around 2,500 of these extraordinary animals roam the park, with some herds numbering 600 elephants.

Explore the world of baobabs on a walking safari
Tarangire National Park

Explore the world of baobabs on a walking safari

A short walking safari is a great way to explore Tanzania’s landscapes and smaller wildlife. Look out for the towering baobab trees, which can reach 20m in height and live for more than 2,000 years.

Go lion-watching at Simba Kopjes
Serengeti

Go lion-watching at Simba Kopjes

The central Serengeti is home to Simba Kopjes, a rock formation famous for its population of lions. This is the perfect spot to spot these majestic cats on a great migration safari.

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